Anita Silverio Valera, 65

Anita Silverio Valera, 65, our beloved wife, sister, mother, grandmother and friend peacefully passed away on March 8, 2014 at her home in Paia under the care of Hospice Maui. She was born on July 20, 1948 in Shanghai, China.

Services will be held on Monday, March 17, 2014 at Borthwick Norman’s Mortuary, with visitation from 9:00 am; services at 10:00 am; final viewing 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm, followed by 1:30 pm burial at Valley Isle Memorial Park, Haiku.

She is survived by her husband, Edgardo V. Valera; son, John (Laura) Valera; granddaughters, Danya and Katriel Valera and her sister, Julita (Michael) Main.

Anita was known for her giving spirit and devoted her energy to many causes.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Anita’s name to the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, 4915 St. Emlo Avenue, Suite 202, Bethesda, MS 20814 or Kapiolani Health Foundation, 55 Merchant St. Suite 2600, Honolulu, HI 96813.

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